Cher and Liza Minnelli have sent their support to Madonna after she
fell backwards down a set of stairs during her BRIT Awards performance.
56-year-old singer took a tumble as she closed the Feb. 25 show with
her track 'Living For Love' when her Armani cape failed to detach as her
dancers pulled it off, and the two veteran entertainers have praised
the star for remaining professional and continuing with her performance.
wrote on Facebook: ''Somebody told me that my friend Madonna fell while
performing but she is incapable of doing such a thing. You couldn't
keep Madonna down if you tried.''
And Cher tweeted: ''Heard Madonna Fell On Stage This is Something WE ALL DREAD‼️
''MADGE, I GIVE U PROPS,U R a CHAMP 4 FINISHING YOUR SONG‼️I HOPE U R UNHURT (sic)''
Following the incident at London's O2 Arena, Madonna reassured her fans she was unhurt.
a mock up of herself in the cape, she wrote on Instagram: ''Armani
hooked me up! My beautiful cape was tied too tight! But nothing can stop
me and love really lifted me up! Thanks for your good wishes! I'm fine
Despite the nasty fall - during which the
audience heard a loud thud as she toppled down the stairs and dropped
her microphone - the 'Hung Up' hitmaker managed to continue with her
Ironically, the lyrics to her latest song spoke about seeing her ''stumble'' and ''carry on''.
She sang: ''Lifted me up, and watched me stumble.
''After the heartache I'm gonna carry on.''